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Video: LevWave - scalable platform chemicals from industrial side streams

Dr. Silvia Tedesco of Manchester Metropolitan University explains how the InnovateUK funded proof of concept project is exploring the feasibility of turning a significant industrial process side stream - paper mill sludge - into the strategically important platform chemical Levulinic Acid.

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Apr152021



Autumn 2020 Online Training Events: Physical Organic Chemistry Concepts and Introduction to Chemical Engineering Science

Britest is pleased to be once again working in association with Scientific Update to provide you with the scientific principles and skills that they don't teach at university, so you don't have to learn by bitter experience!

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Sep252020



Lock-down unlocks fresh thoughts on plant cleaning

COVID-19 lockdown has turned out to be a catalyst for insightful reflection upon the subject of pharmaceutical plant cleaning operations on the part of Britest's Rob Peeling. His detailed analysis of relevant driving forces and conclusions which challenge received industrial wisdom and typical  practice can be read in full in this freely available Britest white paper.

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Sep12020



Britest and Micropore Technologies Announce Licence Agreement

Britest Limited has entered into a licensing agreement with Micropore Technologies. This allows Micropore to use a defined set of Britest’s established process understanding tools, in conjunction with their own proprietary technologies, to support their internal evaluation of potential applications of their membrane emulsification and encapsulation technology for client demonstration and general marketing purposes.

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Jul62020



Ever felt the need to think more like a Chemical Engineer? This course could be for you...

Britest is providing an essential three-day training course for R&D Scientists and Engineers from other disciplines, who want to better understand the basic principles of chemical engineering, or make more effective considerations of whole process issues. Taking place 28th-30th April in Manchester.

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Mar102020



Article on digital information flows goes open access

Article on digital information flows goes open access A new publication describing how new digital models and approaches have been mapped onto the information workflow involved in pharmaceutical product and process design and development via a Britest-developed dedicated technical

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- COMPLEX DECISION MAKING- EFFECTIVE COLLABORATION- KNOWLEDGE SHARING- TECHNICAL FACILITATION- WHOLE PROCESS UNDERSTANDINGBest PracticePharmaProcess DesignProcess EfficiencyPublications

Feb212020



New task library expands armoury for visually presenting processes

A new "task library" supporting the use of the Britest Process Definition Diagram (PDD) tool substantially expands the armoury of ready-made task representations available to Britest facilitators and practitioners, and helps create better PDDs faster.

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- KNOWLEDGE SHARING- TECHNICAL FACILITATION- WHOLE PROCESS UNDERSTANDINGBest PracticePDDProcess Definition DiagramProcess DesignProcess EfficiencyProcess ImprovementServicesTOOL - Process Definition Diagram

Feb172020



Britest Process Understanding Day 2020 - Call for Papers

Britest invites potential contributors to offer abstracts for consideration for both short oral and poster presentations at Britest Process Understanding Day 2020

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Sep132019



Training for more effective knowledge transfer between Scientists and Chemical Engineers

An essential three-day training course for R&D Scientists and Engineers from other disciplines, who want to better understand the basic principles of chemical engineering, or make more effective considerations of whole process issues

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Sep102019



New online tool put continuous whole process design decision making in your hands

Newly released interactive tools for parallel decision making about whole process design and regulatory considerations around continuous manufacture are available now on the Britest website!

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- COMPLEX DECISION MAKING- WHOLE PROCESS UNDERSTANDINGContinuous ManufactureCrystallisationInnovationProcess DesignSkills Development

Aug302019



Particle Informatics: how Digital Design is advancing understanding of particle properties

A new publication arising from the ADDoPT project collaboration describes how a combination of existing and novel approaches has been applied to the assessment and prediction of particle properties intrinsic to the formulation and manufacture of pharmaceuticals via a new, robust workflow applying predictive digital design tools built around the CSD-System software suite.

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- EFFECTIVE COLLABORATION- WHOLE PROCESS UNDERSTANDINGInnovationPharmaPublications

Aug82019



Focus article on digital design for pharmaceutical product and process development

Focus article on digital design for pharmaceutical product and process development An "in-depth focus" article in the June 2019 issue of European Pharmaceutical Review looks at how Britest has been working along with others in the ADDoPT collaborative consortium to explore how emerging process

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- EFFECTIVE COLLABORATION- KNOWLEDGE SHARING- PROBLEM SOLVING- WHOLE PROCESS UNDERSTANDINGInnovationProcess DesignPublications

Jul172019



Chemical Engineering: What scientists and other engineers need to know...

An essential three-day training course for R&D Scientists and Engineers from other disciplines, who want to better understand the basic principles of chemical engineering, or make more effective considerations of whole process issues

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- WHOLE PROCESS UNDERSTANDINGSkills DevelopmentTraining

Jan232019



PDD tool automation wins AZ Britest Innovation Award

Britest would like to extend our congratulatons to the winners of the 2018 John Borland Award for Innovation: Alex Lamacraft and Natalie Monks from AstraZeneca PT&D Chemical Development for The Development and Delivery of an Automated Process Definition Diagram tool.

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Nov52018



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